Nylon's february book club meet-up is happening next week on facebook live! our pick of the month is 'the house of impossible beauties' by @josephcassara 💜 this fierce, devastating, wildly gorgeous debut takes place in new york city’s 1980s and ’90s harlem ball scene, a place where g*y and transgender kids and adults could go to express themselves as themselves. click the link in our bio to attend the facebook live conversation on tuesday at 11:30am! and here's a little sneak peek excerpt of the book to get you excited: "girrrl— before there was dorian and before there was hector, there was 1980—the year that things began to change. diana ross was pumping on the radio, angel was sixteen years young and already she felt she was being turned upside down, inside out, boy oh boy, everything was turning around-around. if the seventies were the decade of disco, then the eighties would be what?—the beginning of a new era?—the decade of the sequin? it was the time that angel the he became angel the she—even if it was only something felt within the deepest layers of her soul, she knew that it was there, underneath the skin and the bone, as thin as a sheet of silver foil."